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    • The 1970 Clean Air Amendments: Federalism in Action or Inaction? 

      Kramer, Bruce M. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1974)
      The article will consider in depth only that part of the Clean Air Act that deals with stationary sources, and more specifically that portion dealing with federal enforcement of state implementation plans. Professor Kramer ...
    • 1975 Amendments to the Texas Business Corporation Act and the Texas Securities Act 

      Bateman, Hal M. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1975)
      Professor Bateman discusses recent changes to the Texas Business Corporation Act and the Texas Securities Act, including changes to restrictions on transferability of shares, close corporations, corporate formalities, ...
    • The 1977 Clean Air Act Amendments: A Tactical Retreat From the Technology-Forcing Strategy? 

      Kramer, Bruce M. (Urban Law Annual, 1978)
      The Clean Air Act of 1970 utilized the innovative concept of health-based standards to achieve a technology-forcing strategy, which meant that protection of the public health could be the sole consideration in either ...
    • 1995 Revisions to the DTPA: Altering the Landscape 

      Shannon, Brian D. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1996)
      This Article will explore the various provisions of House Bill 668 and discuss the Bill's revisions to the Deceptive Trade Practices Act's (DTPA) and Insurance Code. In particular, the Article will examine amendments to ...
    • 2007 Texas Legislative Update: Intestacy, Wills, Trusts, and Related Matters 

      Beyer, Gerry W. (2008-01)
      An update of the legislative changes regarding selected matters pertaining to Texas wills, trusts, estates, and other related matters.
    • 2009 Texas Legislative Update: Intestacy, Wills, Trusts, and Related Matters 

      Beyer, Gerry W. (Estate Planning Developments for Texas Professionals, 2009-07)
      A review of laws enacted during the 2009 Texas legislative session. Topics addressed include wills, trusts, estate administration, intestacy, the estates code, and other estate planning matters.
    • 2010–2011 UCC Update 

      Krahmer, John (2011)
      This article describes and analyzes selected recent cases decided under the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC). A few cases decided under other statutes are also included.
    • 2011 Texas Estate Planning Legislative Update 

      Beyer, Gerry W. (Estate Planning Developments for Texas Professionals, 2011-11)
      A brief summary of laws enacted by the 2011 Texas legislative session. Topics addressed include the Texas estates code, wills, estate administration, trusts, and other estate planning matters.
    • 2015 Texas Estate Planning Legislative Update 

      Beyer, Gerry W. (2015-08)
      This article reviews the 2015 Texas Legislature’s enacted legislation relating to the Texas laws of intestacy, wills, estate administration, trusts, and other estate planning matters.
    • 2020 Year-end Report on the Judiciary 

      Baker, Thomas E. (Pepperdine Law Review, 1997)
      Professor Baker reports on his startling “glimpse into the future” of the federal judiciary. Writing as the retiring Chief Justice of the Supreme Court in the year 2020, Professor Baker uses current trends to hypothesize ...
    • ABA Tax Section Comments on Assets-Over Partnership Mergers 

      Outenreath, Alyson (2006)
      This article discusses the ABA Tax Section submitted comments concerning the tax treatment of property distributions following partnership mergers.
    • Abandoning Constitutional Standing: Trading a Rule of Access for a Rule of Deference 

      Murphy, Richard (2009)
      This short essay examines constitutional standing and its relation to separation of powers in light of the Supreme Court’s 4-1-4 split.
    • Abandoning Standing: Trading a Rule of Access for a Rule of Deference 

      Murphy, Richard (Administrative Law Review, 2008)
      The Supreme Court's long struggle over the nature of constitutional standing has taken on new urgency with the addition of Chief Justice Roberts and Justice Alito to the Court. Four justices are now strongly committed to ...
    • The Abolition of Plea Bargaining: A Case Study of El Paso County, Texas 

      Weninger, Robert A. (UCLA Law Review, 1987)
      This Article reports the results of a field survey of a judicially initiated ban on plea bargaining in felony prosecutions in El Paso County, Texas. The study is based primarily upon personal interviews with participants ...
    • Abortive Reasons and Obscene Standards: Comment on the Abortion and Obscenity Cases 

      Loewy, Arnold H. (1974)
      In this article, Professor Loewy discusses the doctrinal support (or lack thereof) for the seminal abortion and obscenity cases arising from the 1972 term of the Supreme Court. He discusses the reasoning and arguments used ...
    • The Academy In War Mode 

      Sutton, Victoria (2002)
      Professor Sutton examines the role of universities following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. She explains that the structure of universities will change going forward as universities will utilize an interdisciplinary ...
    • The Acquisition Law Specialty Program—Where Are We Going? 

      Moss, Frederick E.; Huffman, Walter B. (1985)
      There are few attorneys that specialize in acquisition law, and senior Army leadership requested that the Judge Advocate General (JAG) office become more involved in major acquisitions. In response, JAG increased training ...
    • Activities of Disregarded Entity Do Not Create UBTI 

      Harvey, Carol Kulish; Outenreath, Alyson; Tod, Jim (2005)
      A Section 501(c)(6) trade group formed a wholly owned disregarded limited liability company for the purpose of providing trade show services. The IRS ruled that the activities of the disregarded LLC did not create unrelated ...
    • ADA - A Little Used Tool to Remedy Nursing Home Discrimination 

      Schneider, Elizabeth K. (University of Toledo Law Review, 1997)
      This article demonstrates not only that the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 covers nursing homes, but also that its potential for combating discrimination based on disability needs to be explored more fully. ...
    • Additional Light on the Origins of Federal Admiralty Jurisdiction 

      Casto, William R. (Journal of Maritime Law and Commerce, 2000)
      Professor Casto returns once again to the origins of federal admiralty jurisdiction. Using an essay by Peter Stephen Du Ponceau as support, Professor Casto forcefully argues that to understand the Founders’ attitudes ...